Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||167° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.10 meters/second, 1613.2 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 29.7"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 44.8"||1002.37 mi||west||0° 11' 12.9"||12.84 mi||north||1002.40 mi|
|24 hours||12° 00' 56.8"||830.88 mi||east||4° 21' 44.3"||299.76 mi||north||881.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Fri 6:48 AM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 6:48 AM||616 km||383 miles||332 nm|| E|
|Majuro||Fri 6:48 AM||741 km||460 miles||400 nm|| NNE|
|Palikir||Fri 5:48 AM||1189 km||739 miles||642 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Fri 5:48 AM||1476 km||917 miles||797 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 6:48 AM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Thu 6:48 AM||1793 km||1114 miles||968 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Fri 6:48 AM||1959 km||1217 miles||1058 nm|| N|
|Port Vila||Fri 5:48 AM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm|| S|
|Suva||Fri 6:48 AM||2490 km||1547 miles||1345 nm|| SSE|
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